Class schedule: 90 minutes, 6 days per week. Registration for Levels 7-8 includes all classes listed in the table.
Class placement: by evaluation.
These classes are appropriate for advanced students aspiring towards a career in dance. Students continue to work on classical technique, accents and multiple turns and complex jumps as well as continuing to develop their artistry for the stage. Most classes are conducted en pointe, per the instructor. Pas de Deux classes will be included in the curriculum.
The Ensemble provides an opportunity for advanced students to perform in the local and touring productions of the Lexington Ballet Company. Rehearsals will be scheduled as needed following regular classes. For each event, sign-up sheets will be posted. Ensemble dancers must commit to all rehearsals and performance dates for each event. Ensemble activities are eligible for community service hours and have no fees.
To Register click the "register" link the class list.
New Students may try the first week of classes risk free by selecting the "trial" option at the end of the registration form.
Tuition Payment Plans are available for fall and spring full-semester classes. Refer to the payment terms in the registration form.
To make a payment please Use the "Student Login" button above.
Uniforms are specified for each semester class level. Please refer to the Dress Code for details.
Location of Lexington Ballet studios is in the LexArts Arts Place building in the heart of Lexington's vibrant Art's district.
Parking is free on all downtown streets on weekend and after 5PM weekdays. Paid public parking is located next to Arts Place, as other locations on N. Mill St, Short St.
Important Dates Please refer to the Calendar for class schedules and event updates. Holiday and inclement weather closures will also be communicated via email.
Parent Observation Classes - One week each semester. Parents may sit in studio -- don't forget the camera!
Performance Opportunities for full-time students in level 1-8 are offered with the Lexington Ballet Company as an extra-curricular activity. Performamces are voluntary and participation time is eligible for community service hours. There are no additional fees or costume purchases required however students must attend all scheduled rehearsals. The student-participation performances will be The Nutcracker and the spring performance. Additional performance information and volunteer sign-ups will be discussed at a Parents Meeting prior to rehearsals.
Parent Performance Meeting will be scheduled once per semester. Attendance is required for parents of Level 1-3 and new students in other levels. Please refer to the Student-Parent Handbook for additional information.
Rehearsals are typically Saturday afternoons, Oct-Nov, Mar-Apr, and evenings on the performance week. Check the calendar for specific details for each role, cancellations, and additional performance week rehearsals.
Students may opt to register for a part-time schedule at a reduced price. Part-time students may not participate in performances.